The FBI has become aware of a spam email soliciting $5.00 donations that purports to be coming from firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject line of "American Redcross Help Needed! Katrina relief." The email provides a link to click and enter credit/debit card information for the $5.00 contribution. The link appears to go to the RedCross.org website. However, the link actually sends one to a non-affiliated collection site of.
This e-mail is a hoax. Do not follow the provided link.
Be cautious when responding to requests or special offers delivered through unsolicited email:
If you have received this, or similar hoax, please file a complaint at www.IC3.gov.